today, talking about damaging winds, hail and isolated tour natos watch out for the ice on the roadways, this is a look at at accident yet. you only need a thin coating of ice to make very, very treacherous travel conditions back to you, morgan. >> thanks so much jelelah. now all live look at preparations for the academy award in los angeles, california. in just a few short hours fans and stars will be arriving at the dolby theatre for hollywood's biggest night. ellen degeneres is hosting and the favorites including american hustle, gravity and 12 years a slave. preparations for the ceremony have been underway all this week despite the heavy rain over there in la. organizers put up tents so they could roll out the red carpet and flowers will be in place and it will be lights, camera, action for the fashion show preceding the oscars. thanks so much for watching al jazerra america, i am morgan radford live in new york city.